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 2018-04-21 10:28 

Emirates 24|7

Dance music superstar Avicii dead at 28...

The Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Oman.Publicist Diana Baron said in a statement that the 28-year-old DJ, born Tim Bergling, was in Muscat, Oman.Avicii was a pioneer of the contemporary Electronic Dance Movement and a...

 2018-04-21 10:27 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Takfiri Militants Ready to Quit Enclave Northeast of Damascus: Report...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Foreign-backed militants have agreed to surrender an enclave northeast of Damascus and go to opposition areas at the border with Turkey, a report said....

 2018-04-21 10:27 

JPost.com

Backstreet Boys are back - in Israel, right now...

They're back, alright....

 2018-04-21 10:26 

Al Arabiya

Palestinian professor killed in Malaysia, family accuses Israeli agency...

The family of a Palestinian professor and Hamas member accused Israelrsquo;s Mossad spy agency on Saturday of killing him on the streets of Kuala...

 2018-04-21 10:25 

MehrNews.com

Syrian Army uncovers weapons inside former Jaish al-Islam sites in al-Dmair...

DAMASCUS, Apr. 21 (MNA) Units of Syrian Arab Army discovered large amounts of weapons and ammunition left behind by "Jaish al-Isalm" terrorists in al-Dmair area....

 2018-04-21 10:24 

MehrNews.com

Tehran, Ankara posed to dump dollar in trade...

TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) Iran's financial system has intensified its efforts to establish ties with a number of countries based on national currencies, as the US sanctions against the country have complicated transactions in dollars....

 2018-04-21 10:24 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Romania against relocating embassy to Holy Quds...

Tehran, April 21, IRNA Romania is opposed to moving embassy from Tel Aviv to Holy Quds, Romanian President Klaus Iohannis announced....

 2018-04-21 10:23 

Al Jazeera

UN tries to restart Syria talks after regime advances...

A week after US missile attacks on Syria, the conflict between the US and Russia appears to have calmed, but rebel enclaves continue to fall to the Assad regime as the UN pushes for peace talks....

 2018-04-21 10:22 

ISNA

Iran "ready" to resume nuke program if US leaves deal, Zarif warns...

Tehran (ISNA) - In an interview to air Sunday on "Face the Nation," Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the country is ready to restart its nuclear program if the Trump administration resumes sanctions....

 2018-04-21 10:19 

Gulf Times

Missouri governor charged with felony computer data tampering...

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens, already facing an invasion-of-privacy trial next month in connection with an extramarital affair, was charged separately on Friday with felony computer tampering ......

 2018-04-21 10:17 

Gulf Times

Vietnam War refugees deported under Trump struggle to settle...

Nguyen was nine when he boarded a boat alone to escape the communist regime in Vietnam for the United States. Some 40 years later, he returned in shackles, deported from the only country he really knows ......

 2018-04-21 10:17 

Press TV

Alabama executes inmate, 83, oldest in modern US history...

The US state of Alabama on Thursday executed an 83-year-old man, making him the oldest known person put to death in the modern era of US capital punishment....

 2018-04-21 10:15 

Ynetnews

EU welcomes North Korean move on nuclear tests, urges denuclearization...

BRUSSELS - The European Union's foreign affairs chief said on Saturday that North Korea's announcement to stop nuclear tests was a positive step and called for an "irreversible denuclearization"; of the Asian country. The North Korean move ...

 2018-04-21 10:15 

The Jordan Times

Family accuses Israel's Mossad of killing Palestinian in Malaysia...

Gaza City, Palestinian Territories - The family of a Palestinian professor and Hamas member accused Israel's Mossad spy agency on Saturday of killing him on the streets of Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian police said Fadi Mohammad al-Batsh, 35, was killed in a...

 2018-04-21 10:15 

Press TV

China continues military drills near Taiwan...

The Chinese military is continuing military drills in the western Pacific through waters south of Taiwan....

 2018-04-21 10:14 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran to Play Uzbekistan in Friendly on May 19...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran national football team will meet Uzbekistan in a friendly match as part of preparation for the 2018 World Cup....

 2018-04-21 10:09 

The Jordan Times

US offers $1 million reward to locate journalist missing in Syria...

Washington - The United States is offering a reward of $1 million for information about Austin Tice, an American journalist missing in Syria since 2012. The FBI announced the reward this week, without any explanation on the timing. "The timing of this...

 2018-04-21 10:06 

Saudi Press Agency

Yemeni Government Condemns Silence of International Community Regarding Houthi Violations and Crimes in Taiz Governorate...
 2018-04-21 10:01 

Press TV

Spectacular car show in Monaco...

The Top Marques car show displays the latest technologies in auto industry....

 2018-04-21 10:01 

The Jordan Times

N. Korea's Kim promises no more nuclear or missile tests...

Seoul - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he would halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches, in a Saturday announcement welcomed by US President Donald Trump ahead of a much-anticipated summit between the two men. Pyongyang's declar...

 2018-04-21 10:00 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain participates in international energy forum in India...
 2018-04-21 09:53 

Al Arabiya

Egypt girl kills mother, brother as she sets house on fire for Blue Whale game...

A 17-year-old Egyptian girl caused the death of her mother and disabled brother after she burnt their house down as part of a Blue Whale game task on...

 2018-04-21 09:49 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Continuation of JCPOA Meaningless If One Party Leaves: Iranian Official...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The political deputy of the Iranian president's chief of staff said if one party withdraws from the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), it would be "meaningless"; to the Islamic Republic t...

 2018-04-21 09:47 

ISNA

Iran FM, UNGA President meet in New York...

Tehran (ISNA) - Iranian Foreign Minister and the current president of the UN General Assembly have sat down for talks in New York....

 2018-04-21 09:46 

Al Jazeera

Palestinian scholar killed in Kuala Lumpur, family blames Mossad...

Fadi al-Batsh shot dead by two assailants, as victim's father accuses Israel's intelligence agency of 'assassination'....

 2018-04-21 09:45 

Press TV

Police, opposition protesters clash in Madagascar...

Madagascar police fired teargas at opposition demonstrators protesting against new electoral laws they say are designed to lock out their candidate from a presidential election due later this year....

 2018-04-21 09:44 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Israel killing of Palestinian kids shameful: UN Coordinator...

Tehran, April 21, IRNA Targeting Palestinian kids by Israeli snipers is shameful, The British media 'Sky News' quoted UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nikolay Mladenov as saying....

 2018-04-21 09:42 

Gulf Times

North Korea says will stop nuclear tests, scrap test site...

North Korea will immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests and scrap its nuclear test site and instead pursue economic growth and peace, the North's state media said on Saturday ......

 2018-04-21 09:41 

Ynetnews

Lieberman: Hamas leaders to blame for death of 15-year-old Palestinian in Gaza...

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Saturday the only ones to blame for the death of a 15-year-old Palestinian teen on Gaza border the previous day are Hamas leaders. "It's those cowardly leaders who hide behind women and children and send the...

 2018-04-21 09:37 

Ynetnews

Syrian state TV: Rebels set to quit enclave NE of Damascus...

BEIRUT - Syrian state TV said on Saturday that rebels had agreed to surrender an enclave northeast of Damascus and go to opposition areas at the border with Turkey, a withdrawal that would clinch another victory for President Bashar Assad. There was no im...

 2018-04-21 09:35 

MehrNews.com

Ludovico Einaudi promises surprises in upcoming Tehran shows...

TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) Critically-acclaimed composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi told Mehr News that he will perform a few 'surprising' tracks for the Iranian audience during his shows on 25-27 April in Tehran....

 2018-04-21 09:33 

MehrNews.com

IRGC tasked with Israel's destruction in 25 years...

TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) Iran's Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi says destroying the Zionist regime is one of the major targets of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards (IRGC), urging work towards that aim....

 2018-04-21 09:32 

Press TV

Azerbaijan parliament appoints new prime minister...

The Azeri parliament appointed Novruz Mamedov as the country's new prime minister on Saturday....

 2018-04-21 09:31 

DEBKAfile

Hamas accuses Israel of assassinating engineer in Malaysia...

The Mossad is accused by Hamas of shooting dead in a town near Kuala Lumpur, Dr. Fadi M, Albatsh a The post Hamas accuses Israel of assassinating engineer in Malaysia appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-04-21 09:29 

Press TV

Jewish American actress skips Israeli event in protest at Netanyahu policies...

Jewish Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman snubs Israeli prize, saying she did not want to be seen as supporting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu....

 2018-04-21 09:28 

Press TV

WATCH PRESS TV NEWS HEADLINES...

Here is a brief look at Press TV newsroom's headlines from 18:00 GMT, April 20, 2018 to 08:00 GMT, April 21, 2018....

 2018-04-21 09:27 

Press TV

China welcomes North Korea's decision to suspend weapons tests...

The Chinese Foreign Ministry says it welcomes a move by North Korea to halt its nuclear and missile tests....

 2018-04-21 09:27 

Emirates 24|7

Why Ranveer has to visit the physio?...

Ranveer Singh had to start shooting for his film Simmba at the soonest. But the injury to his shoulder not only put paid his chances to get paid Rs 5 crore at the IPL opening ceremony but has also delayed his Rohit Shetty directed film Simmba preparations...

 2018-04-21 09:24 

Times of Israel

Local battle continues over light rail in Jerusalem's German Colony...

Two citizen groups go head-to-head on whether or not to a place section of track down Emek Refaim Street, the heart of the upscale neighborhoodTwo citizen groups go head-to-head on whether or not to a place section of track down Emek Refaim Street, the he...

 2018-04-21 09:21 

Kuwait News Agency

Photo of the Day...

A silhouette of flamingo birds at the Free Trade Zone (Majed Saeed KUNA)...

 2018-04-21 09:16 

Saudi Press Agency

China Welcomes North Korea's Decision to Halt Nuclear Tests...
 2018-04-21 09:14 

Kuwait News Agency

Masked gunmen kill Palestinian activist in Kuala Lumpur...

KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 (KUNA) -- Masked gunmen killed Saturday a Palestinian activist in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur, said a security source. According to the Kuala Lumpur police, Dr. Fadi Al-Batsh, 35, was gunned down while emerging from a mosque ...

 2018-04-21 09:07 

Al Arabiya

Has the UAE come of age as global hub of art and culture?...

From Andy Warholrsquo;s masterpieces to lsquo;Mandala Artrsquo; workshops and lsquo;Islamic Geometryrsquo;, lovers and connoisseurs of art from...

 2018-04-21 09:07 

Press TV

Suspected cattle thieves kill 27 in northern Nigeria...

Suspected cattle thieves in Nigeria have killed at least 27 people in two villages in the country's north, as security forces struggle to contain armed robbers....

 2018-04-21 09:05 

Oman Observer

India's launches scholarship for NRI children...

April 20 India has launched a scheme called "Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children" (SPDC), in the academic year 2006-2007, for The post India's launches scholarship for NRI children appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-04-21 09:05 

i24 News

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 2018-04-21 09:04 

Kuwait News Agency

His Highness the Amir congratulates Queen Elizabeth II on birthday...

KUWAIT, April 21 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent Saturday a cable to Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms Elizabeth II, congratulating her majesty on the occasion of her birthday. His H...

 2018-04-21 09:02 

Press TV

UK PM May says Windrush migrants will be compensated...

The British government is under fierce criticism over its immigration policies amid a scandal involving black Caribbean immigrants....

 2018-04-21 09:01 

Kuwait News Agency

Today in Kuwait's history...

KUWAIT, April 21 (KUNA) -- 1976 -- The Amir Sheikh Sabah AlSalem AlSabah issued law 18/1976 concerning organizing trade with sales prices. 1976 -- The Amir Sheikh Sabah AlSalem AlSabah issued law 19/1976 concerning abuse of phones and communication means,...

 2018-04-21 08:51 

Press TV

Militants surrender another area near Damascus to government: State media...

Syrian media say Takfiri militants have agreed to surrender an area near the capital, Damascus, and hand their weapons to the army under a deal with the government....

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